Nubia X with 6.26-inch FHD+ bezel-less display, secondary 5.1-inch OLED display to be announced on October 31

Nubia’s CEO Ni Fei has confirmed that the Nubia X, the company’s next flagship smartphone with dual displays will be announced on its 6th anniversary on October 31st. The phone got certified by TENAA as NX616J last month revealing a 6.26-inch FHD+ LCD screen on the front and a 5.1-inch HD+ AMOLED screen on the back, dual fingerprint sensors on the sides, just below the power button and the volume rockers.

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Nubia Z18S with 6.26-inch Full HD+ display, secondary 5.1-inch OLED display, dual fingerprint sensors gets certified

After the announcement of Nubia Z18, the company is gearing to launch the Z18S that has been certified in China with the model number NX616J. This reveals dual displays, 6.26-inch FHD+ LCD screen on the front and a 5.1-inch HD+ AMOLED screen on the back. This also reveals dual fingerprint sensors on the sides, just below the power button and the volume rockers. This doesn’t reveal a front camera, which is surprising for a flagship smartphone.

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Nubia Z18 with 5.99-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM, AI dual rear cameras announced

ZTE’s nubia brand just announced the Nubia Z18, the company’s latest flagship smartphone in the ‘Z series’ in China, as it had promised. It has a 5.99-inch Full HD+ 18:9 aspect ratio display with 91.8% screen-to-body ratio, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, is powered by Snapdragon 845 with up to 8GB RAM, runs Android 8.1 (Oreo) with nubia UI 6.0 on top, has a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/1.6 aperture, PDAF, OIS along with a 24-megapixel secondary rear camera for portrait shots. It has AI scene recognition that can recognise 500 scenes. Continue reading “Nubia Z18 with 5.99-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM, AI dual rear cameras announced”

ZTE Axon 9 Pro with 6.21-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 845, water-resistant body, 12MP + 20MP dual rear cameras announced

ZTE at the IFA 2018 in Berlin has introduced its flagship Axon 9 Pro smartphone, as it had promised. It has a 6.21-inch FHD+ AMOLED display with a notch, support for HDR10, is powered by Snapdragon 845 with 6GB of RAM, runs Android 8.1 (Oreo), has a 12-megapixel rear camera with Sony IMX363 sensor, OIS, Dual Pixel auto focus and a secondary 20-megapixel rear camera with 130-degree wide-angle lens and a 20-megapixel front camera. Continue reading “ZTE Axon 9 Pro with 6.21-inch FHD+ display, Snapdragon 845, water-resistant body, 12MP + 20MP dual rear cameras announced”

Nubia Z18 with 5.99-inch FHD+ water drop screen, Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM, AI dual rear cameras to be announced on September 5

ZTE’s Nubia brand has finally announced that its flagship Nubia Z18 smartphone will be introduced on September 5th in China. It got certified by TENAA back in April. The company has confirmed water drop screen for the smartphone, as rumored earlier, as well AI features for the camera.

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Australian Govt bans Huawei and ZTE from supplying technology for 5G mobile network

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Australian Government  has banned Chinese telecoms firm Huawei Technologies from supplying equipment for a 5G mobile network as it is citing the risk of foreign interference and hacking. However, Beijing dismissed saying it as an“excuse” to tilt the playing field against a Chinese firm. Continue reading “Australian Govt bans Huawei and ZTE from supplying technology for 5G mobile network”

ZTE Axon 9 to be announced at IFA on August 30

ZTE has announced an event at the IFA 2018 in Berlin later this month where it is expected to introduce Axon 9, successor of the Axon 7 that was introduced back in 2016, according to the teaser. ZTE will also introduce “leading 5G innovations” on display at a trade show booth. Continue reading “ZTE Axon 9 to be announced at IFA on August 30”

US commerce department lifts ban on ZTE after Final deposits of $1.4 billion penalty

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The US Secretary of Commerce Department on Friday has lifted the ban on American firms selling products to China’s ZTE Corp. With this, the company is removed from all hurdles to start rebuilding its business. The ban was lifted after ZTE has paid the final penalty of $400 million from the $1.4 billion in escrow at a U.S. bank.  Continue reading “US commerce department lifts ban on ZTE after Final deposits of $1.4 billion penalty”

US Govt temporarily lifts ban on ZTE, allows to update phones and other equipment

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The US Commerce Department has temporarily lifted a portion of the ban on ZTE. The company had to pay $1 billion fine and is now authorized by the United States to continue supporting the existing equipment and consumer devices. This also is designed to keep the company’s infrastructure running and allow it to deliver software/security patch updates to its smartphones. Continue reading “US Govt temporarily lifts ban on ZTE, allows to update phones and other equipment”

Nubia smartphone with dual displays, side-mounted fingerprint sensor, dual rear cameras surface in renders

Nubia NX606J smartphone, which is expected to be flagship Z18 was certified by TENAA in China back in April with 5.99-inch FHD+ 18:9 display, Snapdragon 845 SoC , up to 8GB RAM, dual rear cameras, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and a 3350mAh battery, but the phone is yet to go official. Now a new Nubia smartphone has surfaced on State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) in China.

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President Trump orders ZTE to pay $1.3 billion for sanctions, change management for ban to be lifted

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Back in April, US Govt has banned ZTE for violating the terms of a sanctions settlement. The company was caught illegally shipping goods to Iran, the U.S said the officials. ZTE then responded and said the verdict is unfair and threatens the survival. However, Earlier this month, American President Donal Trump Tweeted and pledged to reverse course saying that President Xi of China and him are working together to give ZTE a way to get back into the business, fast. Continue reading “President Trump orders ZTE to pay $1.3 billion for sanctions, change management for ban to be lifted”

US Govt pledges to bring ZTE back into business

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After cutting ZTE from U.S. suppliers for violating North Korea and Iran sanctions, American President Donal Trump Tweets reverse course saying that President Xi of China and him are working together to give ZTE a way to get back into the business, fast. Continue reading “US Govt pledges to bring ZTE back into business”

Nubia’s Full Screen 3.0 bezel-less smartphone teased by CEO, could be Nubia Z18

Nubia’s CEO Ni Fei has teased with an image that the company is working on Full Screen 3.0 technology for its upcoming smartphone with minimal bezels. He said that the Z17S, that was introduced in October last year featured high 90.36% screen-to-body ratio, and this phone could come with even higher screen-to-body ratio.

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ZTE submits application to U.S. Commerce Department seeking suspension of business ban

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ZTE Corp has submitted an application to the U.S. Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) seeking for the suspension of a business ban. ZTE was banned for seven years from using USA based companies components and software.  Continue reading “ZTE submits application to U.S. Commerce Department seeking suspension of business ban”